The Little Norse Prince (1968)

Director
Isao Takahata

Main cast
Yukari Asai; Mikijiro Hira; Etsuko Ichihara; Gilbert Mack; Masao Mishima

Genres
Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Family

Description
Horus, a kid living in a unnamed Scandinavian/Eastern Europe culture of the Iron Age, recovers the Sword of the Sun from the rock giant Moog and learns from his dying father that he must returns to his ancestral territory. In the process, he defends a village from the attacks of Grundewald, a warlord/ice demon and befriends the enigmatic Hilda, a lonely and beautiful girl who sings haunting songs (and who hides a terrible secret).


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